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Litecoin Hastens Mainstream Adoption, Inks Deal with Blockchain Startup Travala

With the exception of bitcoin, Litecoin is arguably doing more than any other coin for mainstream adoption. Most recently, Litecoin Creator Charlie Lee has inked a partnership with Travala.com, a blockchain-based hotel booking platform. Even though Travala.com is another blockchain company, it’s a play on the travel industry and represents a use case that can serve as a model for future deals. While Expedia has shied away from accepting bitcoin, it could change its tune if Travala.com’s Litecoin payments take off. Continue reading Litecoin Hastens Mainstream Adoption, Inks Deal with Blockchain Startup Travala

Mining as a service with the launch of MinedBlock

Mining evolves as a service with the aid of MinedBlock

Mining is a fundamental part of the blockchain for any crypto whether PoW or PoS, even other more recent algorithms such as PoE or PoP; some tokens starts pre-mined at 50% or even 100% of the available supply. However, most work running on blockchains with some of the existing mining algorithms; as is the case with Ethereum. The miners who support the network as the basis of the decentralization model become centralized as the increasing cost of start to operate. Continue reading Mining as a service with the launch of MinedBlock

US Stock Brokerage E*Trade Strokes Excitement with Rumored Ether, Bitcoin Trading

E*Trade Financial Corp. is waking when it comes to the importance of allowing its customers the ability to trade cryptos. It’s readying to allow them to trade Bitcoin and Ethereum, Bloomberg reports. Continue reading US Stock Brokerage E*Trade Strokes Excitement with Rumored Ether, Bitcoin Trading

Chinese Crypto Whales Avoid Ban with Premium OTC Trading to Buy Bitcoin

According to CNLedger, a recognized source of China-related cryptocurrency news, the Chinese over-the-counter (OTC) market has revealed strong buys as of late, indicating an overall rise in demand for bitcoin. Continue reading Chinese Crypto Whales Avoid Ban with Premium OTC Trading to Buy Bitcoin